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FDIC stands for the US Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) is an independent agency created by the Congress to maintain stability and public confidence in the nation's financial system by:
  • insuring deposits[1],
  • examining and supervising financial institutions for safety and soundness and consumer protection
  • making large and complex financial institutions resolvable, and
  • managing receiverships.[2]

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  1. FDIC.gov, How are my deposit accounts insured by the FDIC?: Each depositor insured to at least $250 000 per insured bank, last retrieved on 30 July 2015.
  2. FDIC, FDIC mission, vision, and values
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